The Canadian Children's Book Centre (CCBC) is a national, not-for-profit organization dedicated to encouraging, promoting and supporting the reading, writing, illustrating and publishing of Canadian books for young readers.

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2016 Forest of Reading® Program Winners Announced

On May 17, 18 and 19, thousands of kids and teens gathered at the Harbourfront Centre for the Festival of Trees™, an annual rock concert of reading, where the winners...

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Shortlist for the Ruth and Sylvia Schwartz Children’s Book Awards Announced

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The 2016 shortlist for the Ruth and Sylvia Schwartz Children’s Book Awards has been announced. This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Schwartz Children’s Book Awards – the...

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First Nation Communities Read Announces 2016-2017 Shortlist of Books for Children

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Five books are in contention to become the First Nation Communities Read community reading selection for 2016-2017. Six jury members from First Nation public libraries in Ontario made the shortlist...

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From Author Readings to Literacy Parades, the 39th Annual TD Canadian Children’s Book Week and Reading Town Canada Cultivates a Joy of Reading

Twenty-nine of the country’s most celebrated children’s authors, illustrators and storytellers will visit libraries, schools, community centres and bookstores across Canada from May 7th to

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Sylvan Learning Helps to Celebrate TD Canadian Children’s Book Week

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Sylvan Learning Centres across Canada are excited to participate in the single most important national event celebrating Canadian children’s books and the importance of reading. To celebrate this event they...

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2015 Science in Society Book Awards Winners Announced

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The Canadian Science Writers’ Association has announced the winners in the 2015 Science in Society Book Awards competition in conjunction with Canada Book Day celebrations on 23 April 2016.

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